Sustainable Fisheries Scheme

This scheme is specifically designed to assist all those directly involved or soon to be involved in implementing the landing obligation.

The Sustainable Fisheries Scheme is established under Union Priority 1 (Sustainable Fisheries) of Ireland’s Operational Programme under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund 2014 – 2020, co-funded by the Government of Ireland and the European Commission.

Please note

Sustainable Fisheries Scheme Part B & Part C are temporarily closed pending a review.

Part A of the Sustainable Fisheries Scheme is open.

Who is Eligible Who is Eligible

What is Funded What is Funded

Projects supported under this scheme will in every case:

Specifically the scheme will support the following Projects:

For full grant criteria please read the application form

How to Apply - Part A (Public Interest Projects) How to Apply - Part A (Public Interest Projects)


Download the Application Form

The Sustainable Fisheries Scheme – Part A (Public Interest Projects).




Submit Completed Application Form and Relevant Documents

Send the completed application:

  • by post: Investment Services, BIM, Crofton Rd. Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
  • by email: your application to 

For more information on Part A: Public Interest Projects & Part C contact Marie Christie.

Please note the following items will not be grant aided under the current (June 2021)  version of the scheme.

Contact us:

Investment Services Executive

Marie Christie

Grants Coordinator

Kevin McCoole